Nov 13, 2020
Manufacturing: Not a Dirty Job
Not a Dirty Job is a video series that highlights Iowa’s manufacturing companies and the misconception of manufacturing being a “dirty job.”
May 10, 2019
Elevate Advanced Manufacturing, a non-profit initiative spreading the word about career opportunities in manufacturing, has awarded 15 $500 scholarships to high school seniors who are attending an Iowa community college in the fall to train for a career in advanced manufacturing.
Feb 9, 2018
Together these organizations will work to introduce work-based learning opportunities to students and future employees to careers in high-demand areas, reduce student debt, accelerate learning and reinforce the pipeline of talent for Iowa’s employers.
Aug 11, 2016
Elevate Advanced Manufacturing partnered with Iowa community colleges to offer educators from across Iowa a four-day program this summer focused on changing the perception of advanced manufacturing and preparing students of all age levels with the skills they need to succeed in the workplace of tomorrow.
Jun 9, 2016
This year, Elevate gave away 12 $500 scholarships to high school seniors to study a skill needed by advanced manufacturing companies, such as robotics, welding, mechanical engineering, computer numerical control and manufacturing engineering. These in-demand skills mean that the young people will have a lot of great job opportunities upon (and likely before) graduation.